Fishing Lake Metis Settlement

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Fishing Lake Metis Settlement
Metis Settlement
Motto: "Our Culture, Our Land, Our People"
Fishing Lake Metis Settlement is located in Alberta
Fishing Lake Metis Settlement
Fishing Lake Metis Settlement
Location of Fishing Lake Metis Settlement in Alberta
Coordinates: 53°59′N 110°10′W / 53.983°N 110.167°W / 53.983; -110.167Coordinates: 53°59′N 110°10′W / 53.983°N 110.167°W / 53.983; -110.167
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Central Alberta
Census division 12
 • Chair Arlene Calliou
 • Governing body Fishing Lake Metis Council
Website Official website

Fishing Lake Metis Settlement is a Metis settlement in central Alberta, Canada within the Municipal District of Bonnyville No. 87.[2] It is located approximately 15 km (9.3 mi) east of Highway 897 and 52 km (32 mi) south of Cold Lake.


As a designated place in the 2011 Census, Fishing Lake had a population of 436 living in 153 of its 170 total dwellings, a -9.9% change from its 2006 population of 484. With a land area of 355.74 km2 (137.35 sq mi), it had a population density of 1.2256/km2 (3.174/sq mi) in 2011.[3]

The population of the Fishing Lake Metis Settlement according to its 2009 municipal census is 952.[4]

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  1. ^ "Municipal Officials Search". Alberta Municipal Affairs. October 31, 2014. Retrieved November 2, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Specialized and Rural Municipalities and Their Communities". Alberta Municipal Affairs. 2012-11-05. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  3. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and designated places, 2011 and 2006 censuses (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-04-07. 
  4. ^ "2010 Official Population List". Alberta Municipal Affairs. 2010-09-15. Retrieved 2011-05-21. 

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